- Front Of House
- £10 per hour
Searcys at the Gherkin are looking to recruit a Trainee Sommelier. Based on the 39th and 40th floors of The Gherkin is our elegant cocktail bar, fine dining restaurant and private dining rooms.
Benefits – Trainee Sommelier:
·£10 per hour
·Full time, permanent opportunity
·Working hours are either 11.30am – 4pm or 5pm until midnight
· Free uniform provided
· Meal provided whilst on shift
·Full in house training is provided
·28 days holiday (pro rata and inclusive of Bank Holidays)
·Opportunity to grow and develop your career in hospitality
As a Trainee Sommelier you will work alongside the restaurant front of house teams during service to deliver wine and beverage service. You will be engaging and be able to recommend wines to complement guest’s palates and meals.
As part of your knowledge and development, you will also be involved with wine menu briefings, and tastings of new labels and products.
The ideal candidates for this role will be passionate and have a good knowledge of wine. You will also have excellent communication skills when speaking to our guests and be a great team player.
Candidates who have achieved their level 1 or 2 WSET is advantageous for the role.